Jay Patel

Physiotherapist

Jay graduated with Bachelor of physiotherapy in 2011. He has since completed Post graduation diploma in health wellness & fitness program and Twist certified sport conditioning (Bronze level) in Hamilton in 2013. He values the importance of ongoing education and has advanced his skills by taking Acupuncture Level 1 and Level 2 from Acupuncture Foundation of Canada, Dry Needling as well as Level 2 Manual Therapy Course from Canadian Orthopedic Division.

Jay’s special interest is treating Sports injuries, Whiplash Injuries , Shoulder Injuries as well as Chronic neck and low back pain. He is proficient in utilizing combination of different Manual Therapy techniques, Exercise Prescripition as well as posture/movement retraining for his clients, so they can enjoy proactive lifestyle. He favours patient awareness and education in injury prevention as well as believes, “Movement is a medicine for creating change in a person’s physical, emotional and mental states”.

He enjoys biking, running , playing tennis and cricket in his leisure time.

Rakesh Dholakiya

Physiotherapist

Rakesh graduated with Bachelor of Physiotherapy in 2011. After that, he has studied Health and Fitness Program from Hamilton, Ontario in 2014. He thrives to provide highest care to his patients and continuously improving his knowledge for that. His experience with unique one on one Hydrotherapy patients of Post-surgical rehabilitations, Sports injuries and Motor Vehicle Accidents has provided him solid evidence of the benefits of strength and conditioning in a rehabilitation plan. He has also provided Physiotherapy services in various Post-surgical units of hospital in Camrose.

Rakesh enjoys treating wide variety of orthopedic conditions including spinal dysfunction, post-surgical recovery, sports specific rehabilitation and motor vehicle accidents. He believes that Education, functional retraining and goal setting is important aspects of any treatment plan. He uses this with wide range of treatments including specific exercises program, stretching, acupuncture and manual therapy to regain proper functions. He has worked with Vertigo patients as well as Concussion Injuries. He believes that modifying your activity is more effective then stopping them because he want to make your rehabilitation more productive by something you want to do rather than something you have to do.

In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis and cricket. I also likes to watch Oilers game on TV or Read about meditation. I love to spend time in gym and create innovative core work out for myself as a Gym is fun place for him!

Dr. Henry Tso

Chiropractor

Before Dr. Henry Tso became a chiropractor, he used his Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Alberta to help people achieve their wellness and fitness goals as an exercise therapist and personal trainer. Henry went on to attended Chiropractic College at the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon. During his schooling, he has become proficient in the use of a variety of soft tissue therapies, rehab exercises, as well as chiropractic adjustments. Henry grew up playing many sports, including hockey, baseball, and golf, and has a keen interest in helping patients with their sports performance goals. He also has experience with treating everyone from infants, and toddlers, to the elderly population.

Claudia Ramirez

Registered Massage Therapist

Claudia is currently completing the 3000 hour Advanced Diploma program at Makami College. One of the reasons that inspired her to be part of the massage therapy industry is to always help and care for people.

While I strive to achieve harmony and balance in my own life, I attempt to bring that balance, awareness and knowledge to you as well.  I provide the best quality of care by implementing a treatment plan focusing on your individual needs and goals. With the continuous study and the obtaining of a good education in the field of massage therapy I can make your treatment have lasting effects.

Claudia specializes in Deep Tissue, Swedish relaxation, Sports Massage, Myofascial Cupping, TMJ (Jaw) Massage, Prenatal and Post-natal massage, Trigger Point Therapy and Hot Stone Therapy.

Mathieu Mclean

Registered Acupuncturist

Mathieu successfully completed the four year Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Acupuncturist program at Kootenay Columbia College of Integrative Health in 2017 and is registered with the College and Association of Acupuncturists of Alberta (CAAA).  He is able to help relieve a myriad of illnesses that range from muscle pain to acne with the use of acupuncture, acupressure, cupping, and herbal remedies. He has a keen interest in injury recovery and is always willing to help clients with any health issue they may have. He loves learning, and constantly tries to improve his services to better aid his clients to reach their health goals. He is fluent in both French and English.

Alicia Pike

Office Admin

Meet Alicia, she is our friendly Office Administrator. She has a past studying Business Analysis but recently switched over to Human Resources Management at Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. She loves working closely with individuals regarding their mental and physical well-being. Alicia has a professional history of working in sales as well as many years administrative. She finds an importance of work-life balance and probably will encourage you to drink lots of water on the way out the door!

Physiotherapy to her is important. She has been in a couple car accidents and understands how important all therapies offered at ProActive Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic. Alicia has personally experienced Physiotherapy, Massage therapy, Chiropractic therapy, Acupuncture, and even dry needling. She understands the healing process very well and sees the importance of starting and sticking to it.

On her spare time, you can find Alicia at a local coffee shop down town, Edmonton studying. She would probably be listening to music, as she enjoys visiting her favourite bands in concert and loves live music! She also enjoys home decorating, reading, cooking, comedy, sports, and going for long adventurous walks in nature. She also loves trying new trendy restaurants and calls herself a “foodie” of sorts.